Ride to the Tide

Police escorts enable riders to continue nonstop the entire length of the Ride to the Tide.

Police escorts enable riders to continue nonstop the entire length of the Ride to the Tide.

The Delaware Blue Knights - Chapter 1 organizes this Law Enforcement fundraising event -- sponsored by Delmarva Power and supported by Jake's Seafood House, WBOC-16 and Gettier -- involving hundreds of motorcycles taking part in a police-escorted ride from Newark or Dover, to Rehoboth Beach, in support of Special Olympics Delaware.

WBOC 16 commercial (2014)

 

Date, time and location

Sunday, April 19, 2015 
$25 per biker, $20 for riders 

Bikers depart from UD athletic complex in Newark at 10:30 a.m. or in Dover at 12 noon (Dover location TBA).

Registration opens at 8:30 a.m. in Newark and 10:00 a.m. in Dover.

The ride ends at Jake's Seafood House in Rehoboth Beach at approximately 1 p.m., where bikers and passengers will enjoy a complimentary lunch.

 

History of the event

The 2014 Ride to the Tide: 653 bikers, 253 passengers, $32,500

More than $140,500 has been raised in the event's eight-year history.

2014 Ride to the Tide Photo Galleries

For more information contact Lisa Smith at 302-831-3482 or lismith@udel.edu.